The Xenoblade Chronicles 3 release is quite certain. JRPG fans all over the world, is quite rightly, extremely excited about Monolith soft’s next entry in the beloved series.
In a matter of days, the JRPG fans would be stepping right in on a robust combat system and a classic, long-form narrative. With a wide range of character classes to select from and the return of the Xenoblade’s iconic combo system, All Nintendo Users now are certainly in for a good time.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Release
Luckily, it seems like the game would be will deliver on its promises. From the very start, Xenoblade Chronicles 3 seems to be intent on offering and improving upon the icon JRPG Story formula, doubling down on the fundamentals that make the genre an amazing one.
To prepare for the imminent switch release, we have been preparing a release day guide that would help you out. Below, you would be offered certain instructions on how you can preload the game, details on all the different editions that are available, and information concerning the upcoming expansion Pass.
Well, in this guide, you would be fully equipped for Xenoblade Chronicles 3’s release and fully poised to enjoy everything this amazing JRPG has in store for offer.
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Release Guide
What Time Does It Release?
The Xenoblade Chronicles 3 would be available on the 29 of July at 12:00 AM EST/05:00 AM BST/14:00 PM AEST on the Nintendo eshop. As expected, we understand it, Xenoblade would be launching at this time in all regions, so you do not need to track a rollout.
Luckily, this particular type of release means that there is no risk of spoilers that would be coming in from other time zones. However, we would recommend being vigilant nonetheless. Social media can be quite dangerous for the spoiler-averse.
If you want to Preload the Xenoblade Chronicles 3 so that you can jump in at the launch without having to with then this content can help you out. luckily for you, this game is already available to preload. Head to Nintendo eShop and navigate to the product and then select ‘Download’ Once you actually own it. Xenoblade Chronicles 3 clocks in at 14.6GB, so you need to confirm if there is enough space on your console.
If you want to preload the game, you would have to preorder it first. Currently, preorders are available on the eShop and it should remain the same till launch.
Copies of the Xenoblade Chronicles 3 would be coming in two flavors: the Standard Edition and the Collector’s Edition. The standard edition is what you would expect: a copy of the game with no extra bells or whistles. The collector’s edition, however, comes with a host of goodies, which includes package artwork from Masatsugu Saito, a 250-page concept art book, and a steel case for the switch game card.
Unfortunately, Nintendo confirmed that it would not be releasing the collector’s edition in the UK or Europe at launch, But the would-be selling all of the collector’s Edition goodies separately in September. If you are interested, you can register here.
Fans in the United States can able preorder the special edition from the Nintendo Store for $89.99. The physical edition of the game is set to ship on July 29 while the rest of the special edition bundle is set to ship in “Fall 2022”.
Expansion Pass Guide
The expansion Pass would be released on the same day as the main game and it would offer access to four phases of content due to be released for Xenoblade Chronicles 3. Every first phase is due to drop at or around the game’s launch, while the subsequent phases of content is set to emerge periodically till the end of 2023.
Available on the My Nintendo Store, the Pass is due to set you back $29.99/£26.99/AU$43.18. Though there is nothing on what the content looks like yet, the fans of the game would definitely want to have a peek.